• Search results for Pollution
Image Title
Delhi air pollution

Pollution in Delhi: Students excited, parents worried as schools reopen for all classes

All schools in the national capital were shut down due to a spike in air pollution levels earlier this month

Published on 29th November 2021
Balloon_satellite

These young school students from Bengaluru are launching an ambitious satellite project

From tracking pollution levels to working out how toothpaste reacts in space, these school kids are working on sensors to answer some deep questions

Published on 26th November 2021
delhi_pollution

Schools to reopen (again) in Delhi as govt gradually lifts pollution restrictions

Physical classes in schools and colleges had been suspended on November 13, after the capital reported severe air pollution

 

Published on 24th November 2021
Delhi air pollution

Education is the first victim of pollution in Delhi: Parents write to LG seeking reopening of schools

Compulsory masking will protect students from both COVID-19, and air pollution, believe parents of children studying in Delhi schools

Published on 24th November 2021
Copy_of_Odisha_Schools_reopening

Delhi schools, colleges shut doors once again amid worsening air quality in national capital

The Commission for Air Quality Management in NCR and adjoining Areas (CAQM) on Tuesday had issued directions to control air pollution in the region

Published on 18th November 2021
Copy_of_100%_cut-off(3)

After Delhi, Haryana calls for closure of schools in four districts due to air pollution levels

The Supreme Court had termed the rising pollution levels as an "emergency situation". After the Delhi government, the Haryana government jumped into action too  

Published on 15th November 2021
FAQ_Nov_13

What The FAQ: What really causes the toxic foam pollution in the Yamuna river? 

The Yamuna river has once again fallen victim to pollution due to harmful discharge and it is a sight no one wishes to see

Published on 13th November 2021
delhi-air-PTI

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay conducts research on the impact of smog towers in Delhi

Delhi's Environment Minister Gopal Rai said, on November 9, that the government will execute a five-point plan, including a campaign against open burning from November 11, to reduce air pollution

Published on 11th November 2021
diwali855

Diwali has been hazardous for children: Air pollution causes irreparable, irreversible damage to children's health, says expert

Dr Kumar said that children are also suffering from problems in the brain, lung, heart, and other organs due to pollution

Published on 8th November 2021
Low_visibility_due_to_Smog_at_New_Delhi_Railway_station_31st_Dec_2017_after_9AM_DSCN8829_1

IIT-Kanpur to study Delhi's air pollution, give solutions to curb winter smog spike 

 The project will help identify the factors responsible for the spike in air pollution at any spot in Delhi. Government says it will take necessary actions to curb pollution based on results

Published on 23rd October 2021
cusat

CUSAT collabs with Sony to develop sensor to monitor noise pollution in marine habitats

The research team believes that increased human activities in the ocean have accounted for a lot of underwater noise pollution 

Published on 14th October 2021
excercise_pixnio

Study suggests that regular exercise even in polluted areas can lower risk of death

Researchers found that a high level of habitual exercise and a low level of exposure to air pollution was associated with lower risk of death from natural causes

Published on 16th August 2021
16813235480_8319779cb9_c

Researchers find significant presence of micro-plastics in Ganga

Micro-plastics are defined as plastics less than 5 mm in length and recognised as a major source of marine pollution due to their persistence, ubiquity and toxic potential

Published on 23rd July 2021
Delhi_Pollution_PTI

Delhi's NO2 pollution increased by 125 per cent in just a year, finds Greenpeace India study

NO2 pollution has increased in all the eight capitals studied – Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur and Lucknow – but Delhi has seen the “most dramatic increase”

Published on 7th July 2021
2021-06-09

#ThrowbackToday: The big 'Asian brown cloud' hanging over the Indian ocean

In today's #TBT, we tell you about one of the many ill-effects of the rising pollution levels across the country, the Asian brown cloud. And this is why we all should be very, very sacred

Published on 10th June 2021

Search results 1 - 15 of 350